in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
P ublished online January 2013 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Mycology and Fungi; Plant Ecology; Education; History. 1041 words.
English, Mary Phyllis (1919–2009), mycologist and historian, was born on 10 April 1919 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaya, the eldest child of Marcus Claude English (1886–1958), rubber planter, and...